Meaning of minnow
Pronunciation: (min'ō), [key]
— pl. -nows, -now
- a small, European cyprinoid fish, Phoxinus phoxinus.
- any other fish of the family Cyprinidae, including the carps, goldfishes, and daces.
- any of various unrelated, small fishes.
- a person or thing that is comparatively small or insignificant.
- minnow (Thesaurus)